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Best American Restaurants in Linda Vista

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A photo of True Food Kitchen - San Diego FV restaurant
4.4
Awesome(1839)
Price: Moderate
• American • Mission Valley
Booked 45 times today
True Food Kitchen in San Diego is renowned for its fantastic American cuisine. Praised for its freshness and speed, many guests have reported having an enjoyable dining experience. Patrons commend the attentive and friendly staff who provided recommendations such as the strawberry smash cocktail which was found to be as light and crisp as described. Customers also raved about their entrees, pointing out the use of fresh ingredients and the availability of seasonal options. Notably, the corn soup and bolognese lasagna were reported to be exceptionally delicious. The service is highlighted as excellent and the atmosphere, particularly on the patio, is described as relaxing. True Food Kitchen is reported to have an interesting menu with Asian and Mediterranean influences and items suitable for various diets. Overall, the restaurant is applauded for its great food, service, and overall value.
A photo of NM Café - San Diego restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(296)
Price: Expensive
• American • Mission Valley
Booked 3 times today
NM Café in San Diego is a treasured spot for contemporary American cuisine. Patrons praise it for maintaining its classic charm, providing an unforgettable dining experience. From its exceptional seafood salad, refreshing cocktails, to its Mandarin Soufflé, the café offers a variety of dishes that satisfy different palates. The ambiance is commended as being perfect for relaxing lunches, off the cuff meetings, and special occasions. The exceptional service, as mentioned multiple times in reviews, is a testament to the outstanding attention to detail that the staff provides. Whether it's a laid-back lunch or a celebration, NM Café provides an exemplary dining experience that is both memorable and satisfying.
A photo of Gravity Heights Mission Valley restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(87)
Price: Moderate
• American • Mission Valley
Booked 44 times today
We’re not out to take the San Diego beer scene by storm or reinvent the wheel because the truth is, there’s no shortage of good breweries in San Diego. Instead, our aim is to pair that good beer with the same delicious food, exceptional service and genuine hospitality we’re known for so you never have to compromise one for the other again. Situated in Mission Valley, our 9,000 square foot brewpub includes a full service restaurant, an expansive and lush outdoor beer garden, and a pretty stellar team to make sure you always have good food in your mouth and a solid beer in your hand.
A photo of Herb & Wood restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(6134)
Price: Expensive
• American • Little Italy
Booked 61 times today
Herb & Wood, located in San Diego, California, has been praised for its exceptional dining experience and is considered one of the best restaurants in the state. Reviewers have highlighted its unique and elegant decor, impeccable service, and an intriguing menu. The restaurant's creative take on Californian cuisine, with a myriad of vegan options, has received high praise. Dishes such as venison on polenta, whole stuffed baramundi wrapped in speck and topped with a tapenade, and a delightful pear souffle, have impressed even the choosiest of foodies. One reviewer emphasised the remarkable combination of flavors that rivalled some of the restaurants in the Guadalupe Valley. Herb & Wood comes highly recommended for an unforgettable dining experience in Southern California.
A photo of Quixote restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(682)
Price: Moderate
• American • North Park
Booked 52 times today
Quixote, an exceptional restaurant providing an unforgettable culinary experience, is highly reputed for its exceptional American cuisine with a Oaxaca-inspired twist. Reviewed as a "must-try place," Quixote impresses patrons with its innovative menu, unique flavors, and excellent service. Many reviewers expressed immense satisfaction with their meals, highlighting dishes such as the crab donut, squash blossoms, and the lamb belly as particularly memorable. Equally praised are their beverage offerings, from mezcal shots to inventive cocktails. The ambiance of the restaurant received commendations too, with its beautiful and intricate decor creating the perfect dining environment. Customers particularly appreciated the attentive service, some specifically praising "Tommy's table."
A photo of Great Maple San Diego restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(4234)
Price: Moderate
• American • Hillcrest
Booked 51 times today
Great Maple San Diego is a celebrated restaurant known for its fantastic American fare, featuring classics with a twist. The menu boasts a range of dishes, including the highly recommended Salted Caramel Slow Cooked Pork Ribs and the Friday prime rib special. Reviewers rave about the "elevated American fare" and commend the "fresh and balanced" drinks. Particularly notable is the range of desserts, from key lime pie to Maple Bacon Doughnuts - described as "delish." Their team ensures outstanding service, contributing to the overall warm atmosphere. A critic highlighted the "friendly and efficient" service and the "exciting" decor, making Great Maple a must-visit location in San Diego.
A photo of King's Fish House - Mission Valley restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(2160)
Price: Moderate
• American • Mission Valley
Booked 59 times today
King's Fish House - Mission Valley is celebrated for its excellent seafood cuisine. According to reviews, patrons express their satisfaction with the delightful menu, praising the quality and preparation of dishes such as crab, salmon, and catfish. The restaurant's Cedar Plank Salmon and South African lobster tail are frequently highlighted as favorites. Further adding to the appeal is the wide variety of side dishes, as one reviewer notes, from veggies to mashed potatoes and Brussels sprouts. Diners emphasize the consistent quality of the food and the generous serving sizes. The restaurant is hailed as "one of the best seafood restaurants" visited by customers in years and a go-to spot for special occasions. Furthermore, the service is described as fabulous, with servers being personable, accurate, attentive, and efficient, contributing to an overall wonderful dining experience.
A photo of ARLO San Diego restaurant
4.3
Awesome(674)
Price: Moderate
• American • Mission Valley
Booked 26 times today
ARLO San Diego is a beloved destination for American cuisine, known for its artful culinary creations and consistently outstanding service. The restaurant offers a vast array of beverages from domestic and imported beers to an expressive wine list, meeting every diner's preference. The entrée selection is a testament to the versatility of American cooking, featuring dishes like Brick Oven Bolognese, Maple Leaf Duck Breast, and Mediterranean Spiced Eggplant. Reviewers rave about the memorable gastronomic experiences at ARLO, praising not only the delicious food, like the bay scallops and the prosciutto turkey, but also the atmosphere and the attentive staff. Whether it's a special occasion or just an evening out, ARLO delivers a heightened dining experience in the heart of San Diego.
A photo of Books + Records restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(240)
Price: Expensive
• American • Banker's Hill
Booked 55 times today
Global inspired American cuisine, craft cocktails, and weekend brunch in an upbeat atmosphere, with live music most nights.
A photo of STK- San Diego restaurant
4.4
Awesome(3164)
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 101 times today
STK- San Diego stands out as an exceptional Steakhouse cuisine, thriving on a well-crafted menu that serves up tantalizing steak dishes. Reviewers hail STK for its unique flair, outstanding food, and attentive service, asserting it as what San Diego needs. Praises are lavished on their Bone marrow and 34 Oz Tomahawk Oscar-style with red wine and STK sauce, showing its mastery of steak. The restaurant offers a variety of dishes, from Surf & Turf to Wagyu Selection, ensuring all steak lovers are catered to. With its commendable service and high-quality food, STK San Diego has etched its name as a top-notch steakhouse experience.
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